Question 1

What does the Ninth Schedule contain?

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Ninth Schedule Contains acts & orders related to land tenure, land tax, railways, industries.{Right of property not a fundamental right now}

Difficulty Level: Easy
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Topic: Indian Polity & Constitution

Question 2

Which of the following Chief Justice of India has acted as President of India?

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Mohammad was the eleventh Chief Justice of India serving from 25 February 1968 to 16 December 1970, and the sixth Vice-President of India, serving from 31 August 1979 to 30 August 1984. He had also served as the Acting President of India from 20 July 1969 to 24 August 1969 and from 6 October 1982 to 31 October 1982. He is regarded as an eminent jurist, scholar,educationist, author and linguist
Difficulty Level: Easy
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Topic: Indian Polity & Constitution

Question 3

India opted for a federal form of government because of

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A federal government is a system that divides up power between a strong national government and smaller local governments. India adopted  federal form of government because of linguistic and regional diversity.
Difficulty Level: Medium
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Topic: Indian Polity & Constitution

Question 4

The quorum for a Joint Sitting of the Indian Parliament is

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The quorum to constitute a joint sitting shall be one-tenth of the total number of members of the Houses.
Difficulty Level: Medium
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Topic: Indian Constitution

Question 5

Which of the following recommended reservation for the Other Backward Classes (OBCs)?

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Mandal Commission recommended reservation for the Other Backward Classes (OBCs). The OBCs were found to comprise 52% of the country’s population by the Mandal Commission report of 1980.
Difficulty Level: Easy
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Topic: Indian Polity & Constitution

Question 6

How many members can be nominated by the President of India to Rajya Sabha?

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12 members can be nominated by the President of India to Rajya Sabha.
The Rajya Sabha or Council of States is the upper house of the Parliament of India. Membership of Rajya Sabha is limited by the Constitution to a maximum of 250 members, and current laws have provision for 245 members. Most of the members of the House are indirectly elected by state and territorial legislatures using single transferable votes, while the President of India can appoint 12 members for their contributions to art, literature, science, and social services. Members sit for staggered six-year terms, with one third of the members retiring every two years.
Hence, option B is correct.
Difficulty Level: Medium
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Topic: Indian Polity & Constitution

Question 7

Arrange the following Presidents in chronological order as to who came first and who came later :
(a) Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed
(b) Zakir Hussain
(c) Justice Hidayatullah
(d) A, P, J Abdul Kalam

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Fakhruddin Ali AhModerate – 24 August 1974-11 February 1977
Zakir Hussain – 13 may1967-3rd may1969
Justice Hidayatullah – 20 july1969-24aug1969
A, P, J Abdul Kalam – 25 July 2002 -25 July 2007

Difficulty Level: Medium
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Topic: Indian Polity & Constitution

Question 8

Question Hour in the Parliament refers to

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Question Hour in the Parliament refers to the first hour of the sitting.
Difficulty Level: Medium
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Topic: Indian Polity & Constitution

Question 9

In India the Governor of the states are appointed by ______?

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It’s ‘The President’
The Governors and Lieutenant-Governors are appointed by the President for a term of 5 years.
Difficulty Level: Medium
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Topic: Indian Polity & Constitution

Question 10

The members of the Constituent Assembly were in the proportion of

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The members of the Constituent Assembly were elected by the provincial assemblies by a  single, transferable-vote system of proportional representation. The total membership of the Constituent Assembly was 389: 292 were representatives of the states, 93 represented the princely states.
Difficulty Level: Medium
Correct Attempts: 0%
Topic: Indian Polity & Constitution

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